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From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Live Events

This award honors the best use of social media to elevate events including concerts, conferences, marches, rallies and meetups.

See previous winners and honorees here.


24 Hours of Reality: Be the Voice of Reality
We know the climate crisis is devastating our planet. We also know from research that no one's talk…
Bloomberg's live journalism, live on social
In 2017, we set out to highlight editorial content from Bloomberg live events across social platfor…
gold honor
Fans of Love
Most Americans agree that people should be treated respectfully and fairly. Yet many people in the …
Isle of MTV
For over 10 years Isle of MTV Malta Music Week (IOMTV) has attracted some of the world's biggest n…
From start to finish, our digital campaign aimed to engage as many music fans as possible on thei…
Social Media Celebration - 18th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards®
bronze honor
The 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show - GLOW, WKC
The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is one of the oldest sporting events in modern history. Held a…
The 2017 iHeartRadio Music Awards
For the fourth annual iHeartRadio Music Awards, the iHeartRadio social team set out to engage fans …
silver honor
audience honor
The 2017 iHeartRadio Music Festival
Following iHeartRadio's memorable social media moments at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival, iHea…
The Bacon Party
Curate an experiential social event in Portland, Oregon that reaches the local millennial community…
Total Social Stadium
As title sponsor of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) competitions, Total wanted to ap…
Toyota Camry Thrill Ride
DE worked with AMCI Global to transform the Staples Center Chick Hearn Court during the LA Auto Sho…
Toyota Fiesta Hermosa
Raise awareness and positive brand association for Toyota amongst Southern California residents uti…